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Sports NASCAR/Racing
Elliott finally gets to celebrate Nationwide title

Elliott finally gets to celebrate Nationwide title

November 15th, 2014 10:47 pm by AP

Chase Elliott could let Matt Kenseth take a spin with the checkered flag. Even without the win, Elliott had a championship celebration waiting for him in Victory Lane.

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Sports NASCAR/Racing
NASCAR set to crown first-time champion

NASCAR set to crown first-time champion

November 15th, 2014 10:45 pm by AP

For all the hand-wringing, all the skepticism from loyal fans, all the curiosity about this new Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, NASCAR may have actually gotten it right.

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News Crime Local News ETSU
ETSU: Rugby Club may face more penalties after rape accusation

ETSU: Rugby Club may face more penalties after rape accusation

November 15th, 2014 9:56 pm by Nathan Baker

The fallout from the allegation that a rape occurred during a party after an East Tennessee State University Rugby Club match could lead to serious punishment for the student organization.

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News Local News Downtown JC
Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

Downtown business owners vault over historical significance

November 15th, 2014 9:44 pm by Tony Casey

Legend has it that the bank vault door in what is now a condominium on the corner of East Main and North Roan streets was so heavy that water needed to be poured on the floor and frozen so the 22-ton door could be slid into place.

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News Community Local News
Donor kidney means new lease on life for local woman

Donor kidney means new lease on life for local woman

November 15th, 2014 9:33 pm by Tony Casey

A double cheese pizza and a Diet Coke are just what the doctor ordered for Johnson City's Jill Sauceman.

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News Crime Local News
Update: Police identify 2 men arrested after 2-vehicle collision

Update: Police identify 2 men arrested after 2-vehicle collision

November 15th, 2014 9:33 pm by Max Hrenda

City police said two Murfreesboro men were arrested on drug, evading arrest and other charges after they drove through a stop sign and into an oncoming vehicle in an attempt to elude officers.

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News Local News Local Entertainment Jonesborough
Jonesborough Film Fest set to celebrate student cinema

Jonesborough Film Fest set to celebrate student cinema

November 15th, 2014 9:27 pm by Max Hrenda

This week, Jonesborough's local arts center will roll out the red carpet to celebrate the contributions of the town's newest, and possibly youngest, filmmakers.

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News Regional & National
State assesses $1.36m in fines on coal companies

State assesses $1.36m in fines on coal companies

November 15th, 2014 9:24 pm by Bob Fowler, Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee recently levied a total of $1.36 million in civil penalties against three coal mining companies that have operations in Anderson and Campbell counties and are owned by a West Virginia coal baron.

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Crime Local News Elizabethton
Deputies: Elizabethton man stabbed brother, fled house

Deputies: Elizabethton man stabbed brother, fled house

November 15th, 2014 3:29 pm by Max Hrenda

An Elizabethton man was arrested, deputies said, after a drunken argument led to him stabbing his brother "several" times and running from his Lynn Valley home.

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News Regional & National
Bill Cosby's guest shot with Letterman canceled amid sexual assault allegations

Bill Cosby's guest shot with Letterman canceled amid sexual assault allegations

November 15th, 2014 1:18 pm by FRAZIER MOORE, The Associated Press

Bill Cosby's upcoming appearance on CBS' "Late Show with David Letterman" has been canceled amid a growing uproar over allegations that he sexually assaulted several women in past decades.

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